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ASK Chemicals, a global leader in the foundry chemicals industry, is excited to announce its participation in the upcoming International Foundry Exhibition (IFEX) in Bangalore. Here, the company will unveil the latest innovation in feeding technology: The most competitive compaction riser ever developed – ECOCAST ONE, alongside newly developed foundry chemicals from the recently acquired manufacturing site in Ranjangaon, Pune.

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New solutions from the Ranjangaon plant

This full-fledged, top-notch manufacturing site is set to serve the growing demands of the Indian and Asian markets with leading foundry and other industrial solutions. ASK Chemicals India is proud to launch several groundbreaking products, such as new binders for steel and iron casting applications, and the leading SOLITEC coating technology for unparalleled quality and reliability in high-production automotive environments. On stage will be also the companies REZIANCE resin solutions for refractory applications. REZIANCE phenolic resins are available in liquid or powdered form. 

ECOCAST ONE - the feeding revolution

The highlight on stage at IFEX will be ECOCAST ONE - 'the metal feeding revolution' for the industry. The new patented metal compaction riser stands as the most cost-effective compaction riser solution ever developed and offers a quality quantum leap to riser cap users throughout the Indian foundry landscape.

ECOCAST ONE incorporates key elements from ASK Chemicals' long-standing experience in successful riser solutions. This offers especially clear quality and performance advantages at an excellent cost-performance ratio for foundries that are using riser caps.

"With ECOCAST ONE, we are setting new standards for cost-conscious users of innovative feeder technologies. This product overcomes design and casting technology limitations, prevents casting defects, and offers on-top significant environmental benefits," states Marcus Friederici, Technical Product Manager Riser and Filter. "Additionally, we have completely eliminated foreign chemical substances with this feeder innovation, providing our customers a safe and emission-free solution. Furthermore, ECOCAST ONE is 100 % recyclable and can be reintroduced into the foundry cycle without any loss."

ASK Chemicals will showcase its new solutions from February 2 to 4, 2024 at IFEX in Bangalore, India, in Hall  4, Booth B1.


Company Info

ASK Chemicals GmbH

Reisholzstrasse 16 - 18
40721 Hilden

Telephone: +49 (0)211 / 711 03 85